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Southern Tanzania Splendour with Zanzibar

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Jun - Feb
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13 Nights - Southern Tanzania Splendour with Zanzibar Add-on

Famous for being one of the greatest wildlife destinations in the world, Tanzania provides a classic, traditional African travel experience. Blessed with breathtaking game, wildlife, welcoming people and iconic scenery, Tanzania is the ideal location to embrace the best that Africa has to offer.  To enhance your holiday further, including an add-on to the beautiful island of Zanzibar allows for an idyllic beach experience.

 

Day 1    Dar Es Salaam Serena Hotel

DAR ES SALAAM

On arrival into Dar Es Salaam International Airport guests are met by a representative from Sense of Africa and transferred to Dar Es Salaam Serena Hotel. Guests are free to explore the city at their leisure.

 

Day 2    Vuma Hills Tented Camp

MIKUMI NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast the tour departs for Mikumi National Park, with a lunch stop en-route in Morogoro.

Home to a large concentration of mammals, birds and reptiles, the lesser-known Mikumi National Park provides a beautiful setting with golden grasslands against the stunning backdrop of the Udzungwa and Uluguro Mountains.

Activity – Afternoon game drive

 

Day 3 – 5    Ruaha River Lodge

RUAHA NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast the tour departs for the Ruaha National Park, arriving in time for lunch at the Ruaha River Lodge.

Consisting of 24 spacious stone chalets which are dotted along the banks of the Ruaha River, each with a stunning view from its veranda. The lodge features two dining/lounging areas situated to make the most of this stunning setting. Breakfast is served with a view of the river ideal for watching the animals take a drink, while the second is positioned on top of the largest kopje in the area with views along two sections of the river.

Activities – Morning and afternoon game drives

 

Day 6 – 7   Udzungwa Mountain View Lodge

UDZUNGWA MOUNTAINS NATIONAL PARK

After breakfast the tour departs for the Udzungwa Mountains National Park, with a stop en-route for lunch.

Activities – A visit to the Isimilia Historical site and a full day on a guided trek (moderate) to the summit of the Sanje Waterfalls.

 

Day 8 – 10    Rufiji River Camp

SELOUS GAME RESERVE

After breakfast the tour departs for the Selous Game Reserve,  arriving in time for lunch.

The Rufiji River is home to hippo and crocodile, while the Selous Game Reserve sees large numbers of buffalo, lion and antelope.

Activities – Morning and afternoon game drives

 

Day 11

DEPARTURE

After breakfast, guests depart for Dar es Salaam, arriving in time for lunch at either the Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel or the Slipway Restaurant. After lunch a transfer to a city hotel or the airport is provided.

 

Day 11 – 13     Neptune Pwani Beach Resort & Spa

ZANZIBAR

After breakfast guests depart for Dar es Salaam, arriving in time for lunch at either the Dar es Salaam Serena Hotel or the Slipway Restaurant. After lunch a transfer to the airport is provided for your onward connection to the island of Zanzibar. On arrival at Zanzibar guests are assisted by a Grumeti Expeditions representative and transferred to their respective hotels.

Days on Zanzibar are spent at leisure relaxing on the white-sand beaches, exploring the historic Stone Town or enjoying some of the excellent water sports available.

 

Day 14

DEPARTURE

Guests depart for Zanzibar Airport after breakfast for outbound departure.

 

What’s included

Arrival and departure airport transfers

Accommodation as stated above

Lunch in Morogoro town on day two

Lunch on the last day

All meals and game drives as per itinerary

All park entrance fees as per itinerary

One litre bottle of mineral water per person, per day

 

What’s not included

All international flights, taxes and visas

Travel and personal accident insurance

Gratuities and personal expenses

Excursions not detailed in the itinerary

 

 

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